CVE-2011-0761

2011-05-13T17:05:00
ID CVE-2011-0761
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-09T19:29:00

Description

Perl 5.10.x allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) by leveraging an ability to inject arguments into a (1) getpeername, (2) readdir, (3) closedir, (4) getsockname, (5) rewinddir, (6) tell, or (7) telldir function call. Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'